When It Ceases to be Fun
An essay about mentally managing the difficulties of a long ultramarathon.
The Mysterious World of Mental Training
AJW writes about mentally training for the difficult parts of ultramarathon racing.
Krissy Moehl and the 2009 UTMB
A look back at Krissy Moehl’s win of the 2009 UTMB.
The Will to Keep Going
On the psychology of ultrarunning.
A Weekend with the Yetis
AJW writes about the Yeti 100 Mile and its race director Jason Green.
The Unsinkable Ben Hian
AJW writes about long-time ultrarunner Ben Hian.
In the Really Long Run
AJW writes about the intrigue and uniqueness of 200-mile ultramarathons.
The Great Contradiction
An essay about how the difficulty of running is part of what makes it a valuable endeavor.
Stretching Our Limits
An essay about getting the best out of yourself.
The Remarkable Rob Krar
AJW writes about Rob Krar’s return to fitness to win the 2018 Leadville Trail 100 Mile following a major injury.